Definitions of smart

  1. To feel a smart; to feel sharp pain; to endure punishment.
  2. To cause a smart in.
  3. To feel a pungent pain of mind; to feel sharp pain or grief; to suffer; to feel the sting of evil.
  4. Quick, pungent, lively pain; a pricking local pain, as the pain from puncture by nettles.
  5. Severe, pungent pain of mind; pungent grief; as, the smart of affliction.
  6. A fellow who affects smartness, briskness, and vivacity; a dandy.
  7. Causing a smart; pungent; pricking; as, a smart stroke or taste.
  8. Keen; severe; poignant; as, smart pain.
  9. Vigorous; sharp; severe.
  10. Accomplishing, or able to accomplish, results quickly; active; sharp; clever.
  11. Efficient; vigorous; brilliant.
  12. Marked by acuteness or shrewdness; quick in suggestion or reply; vivacious; witty; as, a smart reply; a smart saying.
  13. Pretentious; showy; spruce; as, a smart gown.
  14. Brisk; fresh; as, a smart breeze.
  15. To feel a lively, pungent local pain; - said of some part of the body as the seat of irritation; as, my finger smarts; these wounds smart.
  16. money ( see below).
  17. To feel a stinging sensation; to cause a stinging sensation; to suffer keenly.
  18. To feel a smart: to be punished.
  19. To feel a smart or pain.
  20. To experience an acute painful. Sensation.
  21. To feel a lively pungent pain; to experience a pricking pain, as from nettles; to experience pain of mind, as to smart under an injury; to bear the evil consequences of anything; to be punished.
  22. a kind of pain such as that caused by a wound or a burn or a sore
  23. A quick, lively pain; keen grief.
  24. Smartness.
  25. Quick, stinging pain of body or mind.
  26. Sharp stinging pain.
  27. A stinging sensation.
  28. Quick pungent pain, either of body or mind.
  29. Pungent lively pain; a pricking pain, as from nettles; severe or pungent grief.
  30. Smartly.
  31. elegant and stylish; " chic elegance"; " a smart new dress"; " a suit of voguish cut"
  32. showing mental alertness and calculation and resourcefulness
  33. of or associated with people of fashion; " the smart set"
  34. characterized by quickness and ease in learning; " some children are brighter in one subject than another"; " smart children talk earlier than the average"
  35. Smart money ( see below).
  36. Causing a stinging, sharp sensation; as, a smart punishment; brisk; fresh: said of a breeze; clever; pertly witty; shrewd; fashionable; as, a smart gown.
  37. Causing a smart: pricking: severe: sharp: vigorous: acute: witty: vivacious.
  38. sharp; vigorous; acute; brisk.
  39. Quick in thought or action; clever, witty.
  40. Causing a sharp pain; pricking sharp; severe; brisk; active; acute and pertinent; witty; vivacious; spruce.
  41. Pungent; severe; keen; sharp; quick; acute; witty; lively; trim; dressed in a showy manner.